[GRASSLIST:4201] Re: compiling GRASS5pre5 on Cygwin gcc error

Glynn Clements glynn.clements at virgin.net
Fri Aug 2 11:02:08 EDT 2002

Thomas Dewez wrote:

> has anybody encountered the following problem? I have updated my cygwin
> version today and am trying to compile GRASS5pre5 on it. I get the following
> error message:
> [tdewez at PINNACLES ...grass5sources/grass5.0.0pre5]$
> ./configure --with-postgres=
> no \
> ? --x-includes=/usr/X11R6/include \
> ? --x-libraries=/usr/X11R66/lib \
> ? --with-tcltk-libs=usr/local/lib \
> ? --with-tcltk-includes=/usr/local/include
> checking host system type... i686-pc-cygwin
> checking for gcc... gcc
> checking whether the C compiler (gcc  ) works... no
> configure: error: installation or configuration problem: C compiler cannot
> create executables.

If configure fails, you need to look at the file config.log for the
reason. The error messages only indicate which test failed, not why
the test failed.

Glynn Clements <glynn.clements at virgin.net>

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